Due to change of date, the artistes expected at the much talked about event, Naija @50 live in Benue have also changed.
The Rib cracking experiences and a high dose of entertainment all at Naija @ 50 in Benue will now be taking place on the 30th of September, 2010 still at the IBB Square by 6pm. Expected artistes and celebrities are Wande Coal, Djinee, J Martins, Gordons, Zaaki Azzay, I go die, Omotola Jalade Ekehinde, Desmond Elliot, Uche Jumbo, and Monalisa Chinda.
Guests are still in for loads of fun as Desmond Elliot will be joining the screen diva and musician Omotola Jalade Ekehinde on stage as MCs of the event. Also expected at the event are Governor Gabriel Suswam, Chief steven Lawani OFR, Deputy Governor and top Benue State government officials.
A history of successful entertainment programs held in the state include the Democracy Day Concert 2009 and 2010 edition, Benue Night of Music and Comedy, Benue Music Festival and featured notable stars like 2 face, 9ice, Gordons, I go Die, J Martins, Basket Mouth and so many others. All of these events were organized by Love Idoko led Dream Pointers Limited, the same company putting together 'Naija @ 50, live in Benue' on behalf of the state.
Indisputably, the people of Benue are in love with entertainment; a proof of this is the Democracy Day Concertheld in May that had the 40,000 capacity stadium venue filled to the brim and people on their feet dancing despite the rain. This is what the state government under the leadership of Governor Suswam saw when they decided to harness the talents of the youths through the entertainment media.
Speaking on the event, Love Idoko said 'plans are in top gear to make the event a remarkable one. People should look forward to the best of the best. It will also create a platform where the giant stride and achievement of the Benue state government will be showcased'.
September 28, 2010